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Temporary

“I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me.” (Psalm 119:19) “Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and strangers, but fellow citizens with God’s people and also members of his household.”   (Ephesians 2:19) I tried to go back in my mind and count how many times we moved and how… Continue reading Temporary

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Chronic Pain

I had a virus over the last 3 days and a week of migraines before that.  I feel like I am walking out of a dark pit this morning.   It is so discouraging when illness comes our way, isn’t it?  I suffer from migraines and it is a roller coaster of emotions dealing with those… Continue reading Chronic Pain

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Renew 2019

It is still January and I decided I would RE-do and RE-post my first blog from 2015.  The beginning of a new year seems like a fitting time to revisit, repost, rewrite, renew and all those other “RE” words out there. That little prefix "RE" is fascinating to me.  According to the dictionary, it occurs… Continue reading Renew 2019

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Psalm 8

What a joy it is to spend the second week of the New Year in Hawaii.  It is a peaceful, majestic place that displays God’s creative power and splendor. This Psalm came to mind today… O Lord, our Lord,     how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens.      Out of… Continue reading Psalm 8

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That’s When Jesus Shows Up

  In the beginning, when the world was without form and was void…That’s when Jesus showed up.   John 1:1 “In the beginning was the Word and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning.” He is always there to meet our needs. From the very beginning,… Continue reading That’s When Jesus Shows Up

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Probably Jesus

One of my favorite parts of staying with my daughter and her family is sitting in with them for bedtime stories.  During the month of December, they have a large book that has 25 ornaments hidden under tabs. They take turns lifting the tab, pulling out the ornament, showing it to everyone, discussing the picture,… Continue reading Probably Jesus

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Redeemed

I not only have incredible children, but I also have amazing nieces and nephews. My niece, Madi, has always been a smart, strong and self-assured little girl. She is now a beautiful teenager who loves Jesus and serves him boldly. When she was little she would come to spend the night with us on weekends.… Continue reading Redeemed